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Orford -> 1698 Newport

5632
Nominal Guns24B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered22.3.1694/95BWAS-1603
Acquired29.11.1695B028
ShipyardShoreham - Sussex B028
Ship ClassMaidstone GroupB028
Designed by
The Navy BoardBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
BWAS-1603
Constructor
Thomas EllisBritish
Ship Builder
BWAS-1603
CategorySixth RateB028
Ship TypeShip B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Sold29.7.1714BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck93' 8"Imperial Feet28.4141 
Length of Keel77' 6"Imperial Feet23.4914 
Breadth24' 8"Imperial Feet7.366 
Depth in Hold10' 8"Imperial Feet3.2512 
Burthen250 7194Tons BM 

Armament


29.11.1695Broadside Weight = 61 Imperial Pound ( 27.664 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck20 British Saker
Quarterdeck4 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
7.7.1693110Design Complement

15 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
4.10.1695 - 1695Captain
Edward SherburneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/83
ADM 6/3
10.10.1695 - 27.10.1695Captain
Richard SheermanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
: on board from 26.10.1695
BWAS-1603
28.10.1695 - 24.4.1696Captain
George DelavallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1723
Transfered ADM 6/3/89
BWAS-1603
22.4.1696 - 3.9.1698Captain
James JessonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690
ADM 6/3/147
BWAS-1603
2.5.1699 - 2.3.1700/1Commander
Salmon MorriceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1732
ADM 6/5/46
ADM 6/5
3.3.1700/1 - 6.9.1702Captain and Master
Salmon MorriceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1732
ADM 6/6/66
ADM 6/6
7.9.1702 - 20.1.1702/3Captain and Master
Richard HughesBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1689-1754
ADM 6/7/62
Confirmed 11.11.1702
ADM 6/7
21.1.1702/3 - 3.2.1703/4Captain
Charles FotherbyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1720
ADM 6/7/80
ADM 6/7
bef.4.2.1703/4 - 16.1.1704/5Commander
George PaddonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1682-1715
BWAS-1603
17.1.1704/5 - 19.8.1705Commander
Richard LeakeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1717
ADM 6/8/218
Confirmed 10.1.1705/6
BWAS-1603
20.8.1706 - 17.10.1708Captain
Isaac CookeBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1683-1719
Transfered ADM 6/8/260
BWAS-1603
18.10.1708 - 16.2.1708/9Commander
William HouldingBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1685-1723
ADM 6/9/190
ADM 6/9
17.2.1708/9 - 24.2.1708/9Commander
Charles PooleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1736
ADM 6/10/39
BWAS-1603
25.2.1708/9 - 7.3.1708/9Captain
John BennetBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1712
Transfered ADM 6/10/35
ADM 6/10
17.6.1713 - bef.2.6.1714Captain and Master
Charles PooleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1736
ADM 6/11/263
ADM 6/11

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
3.1716/17 - bef.29.3.1717Rear-Admiral of the White
William CaldwellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1718
Transfered ADM 106/709/211
ADM 106

11 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
10.10.1695 - 7.12.1695Lieutenant
John ClarkeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1699
ADM 6/3/85
ADM 6/3
8.12.1695 - 9.5.1699Lieutenant
John WardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1705
ADM 6/3/99
ADM 6/3
10.5.1699 - 24.7.1699Lieutenant
Nicholas SnowBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1699
Dismissed ADM 6/5/49
ADM 6/5
28.7.1699 - 26.1.1700/1Lieutenant
Robert StevensBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1703
ADM 6/6/8
ADM 6/6
27.2.1700/1 - 7.3.1700/1Lieutenant
Adam BaynesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1704
ADM 6/6/63
ADM 6/6
8.3.1700/1 - 18.1.1704/5Lieutenant
John PaceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1713
ADM 6/6/71
ADM 6/6
19.1.1704/5 - 29.9.1705Lieutenant
Thomas EarleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1710
ADM 6/8/218
Confirmed 10.1.1705/6
ADM 6/8
30.9.1705 - 12.3.1706/7Lieutenant
John WoodenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1713
ADM 6/8/260
Confirmed 3.7.1706
ADM 6/8
13.3.1706/7 - 15.9.1709Lieutenant
Thomas WilcocksBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1723
Transfered ADM 6/9/75
Confirmed 6.6.1707
ADM 6/9
31.3.1710 - 24.2.1712/13Lieutenant
John CrosseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1736
ADM 6/11/36
ADM 6/11
25.2.1712/13 - 2.6.1714Lieutenant
Robert BoothBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1740
ADM 6/11/246
ADM 6/11

5 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
20.9.1695 - 1695Cook
Thomas SandersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/79
ADM 6/3
11.10.1695 - 1695Gunner
John SmallpieceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/85
ADM 6/3
11.10.1695 - 1695Carpenter
John DiggingsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/85
ADM 6/3
21.10.1695 - 1695Boatswain
Richard GaleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1704
ADM 6/3/87
ADM 6/3
1.3.1703/4 - 1706Carpenter
Richard DicksBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1706
ADM 6/8/260
Confirmed 3.7.1706
ADM 6/8

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
11.10.1695 - 1696Volunteer-per-order
Robert DelavallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1707
ADM 6/3/85
ADM 6/3
1.7.1700 - 26.8.1700Volunteer-per-order
John PriceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1727
Transfered ADM 107/2/62
ADM 107/2

Service History


DateEventSource
1696Commissioned for the New England convoysBWAS-1603
3.9.1698Renamed NewportBWAS-1603
1699Commissioned for North America and the West IndiesBWAS-1603
1703North SeaBWAS-1603
1705In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1706In the Channel and North SeaBWAS-1603
1709Convoy to the Leeward IslandsBWAS-1603
1710Convoy to NewfoundlandBWAS-1603
5.5.1710Took the Frégate Légère
La Gaillarde (24) 1709-1712
French 24 Gun
5th Rate Frégate Légère

1711In the Channel and North SeaBWAS-1603
1712In the North SeaBWAS-1603
1713Quarantine guard at HullBWAS-1603
29.7.1714Sold to John Mackfeorys for £408BWAS-1603

 

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